• Darnella Frazier Awarded Special Citation Pulitzer Prize For Recording Death of George Floyd

    2 days ago - By Essence

    By D'Shonda Brown · June 11, 2021June 11, 2021 Between a socioeconomic crisis, a historical election cycle, a fatal pandemic that took the lives of millions, and the murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, there was much to cover in the news this past year. And the Pulitzer Board just announced the journalists, writers, media outlets, and news organizations it will honor for its exemplary coverage of the tumultuous events of 2020. Amongst the awardees is Darnella Frazier, who received a special citation for this year's Pulitzer Prize. According to the official Pulitzer Prize site , the...
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  • Darnella Frazier, the Teenager Who Filmed George Floyd's Murder, Was Recognized With a Pulitzer Prize

    Darnella Frazier, the Teenager Who Filmed George Floyd's Murder, Was Recognized With a Pulitzer Prize

    2 days ago - By Glamour

    Frazier was only 17 when she bravely recorded Derek Chauvin's murder of George Floyd.
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  • Teen Who Recorded George Floyd's Murder Earns Pulitzer Prize Special Citation

    2 days ago - By TMZ

    Darnella Frazier - the teenager who recorded George Floyd's death under Derek Chauvin's knee - has just earned a special citation in this year's Pulitzer Prize. Pulitzer Prize co-chair Mindy Marqués said during Friday's announcement that the...
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  • Katori Hall Wins Pulitzer Prize for Drama, George Floyd Videographer Darnella Frazier Receives Special Citation

    2 days ago - By Variety

    Playwright Katori Hall has won the Pulitzer Prize for drama for her comedy “The Hot Wing King.” The organization behind journalism's most prestigious honor also bestowed a special citation on Darnella Frazier, the teenager who videotaped George Floyd's murder at the hands of Minneapolis police in May 2020. Hall is also a showrunner and executive...
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